"make-localhost" not there (DNS/named setup on 7.0)

Ewald Jenisch a at jenisch.at
Wed Apr 9 16:35:20 UTC 2008

> The handbook is slightly out of date and the 'make-localhost' script
> is now history.  Instead, the system comes with pre-installed 
> /etc/namedb/master/localhost-forward.db and .../localhost-reverse.db
> zone files and the appropriate configuration shown in the example
> named.conf file.  Basically, ignore the paragraph in the handbook
> that says 'run make-localhost' and nowadays base your named.conf on the
> sample configuration supplied with the system rather than the examples shown
> in the handbook.

Hi Matthew,

Puh - good to hear - at least I now know that I'm not missing
something from the base-install...

Thanks for your quick help!


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